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Sunday, August 13, 2006

Finding Meaning in a Meaningless World

Ecclesiastes’s message that things of this world are all ultimately meaningless resurfaced with a bang when the Baby Boomer activists of the 1960s and 70s rebelled against what they perceived to be the emptiness and hypocrisy of their parents’ goal-oriented lives in the 1950s.